3 days Desert tour from Marrakech to Erg Chigaga wild Sahara Desert via atlas Mountains And Ait ben Haddou

The 3 Days Marrakech to Erg Chigaga Desert Tours aims to discover the majesty of the  Dunes ,offers great possibilities to explore the vast desert of Erg Chigaga with its palm trees, Valleys, sand dunes, do the camel ride and spend the night under the stars. Explore the barren Anti-Atlas desert with its beautiful rock formations.

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Day 1: Marrakech – Ounila Valley – Ait ben Haddou  –  Ourzazate – Draa valley – Zagora

Departure early morning from your riad/hotel in Marrakech and travel through the High Atlas Mountains via the Tichka Pass (2260 m) – the highest road pass in Morocco offering spectacular charming views of the mountains and valleys, beautiful landscapes with different colours and the Berber villages along the way. Take the route to Telouet (for the Kasbah Glaoui) and then follow the course of the beautiful Ounila Valley, in the mountain foothills, to reach Ait Ben Haddou, Lunche then walk through steep streets and visit the most beautiful fortified village in the area which is one of the Unesco Heritagen, we continue our journey, towards Zagora through Tizi-n-Tinififft (1660 m high), a stop in the village of Agdez. We continue our way along the side of Draa Valley with its date Palm trees, oasis and Ksours to reach Zagora. Dinner and overnight in a hotel or Riad

Accommodations: Night in  zagora  with breakfast and dinner 

Day 2 : Zagora – Tamgroute – Mhamid – Erg Chegaga Desert Dunes 

After breakfast, we have enough time to visit Zagora and its surroundings especially the Jewish quarter in Amzerou and the palm groves. Afterwards, we continue our trip towards to Sahara Desert (Mhamid). Along the way, we stop in the the original town of the 16th century dynasty ( Saadian),  (Tamgroute), to visit an old koran library and a subterranean kasbah. We arrive to Mhamid where the Draa valley and civilization end. Lunch, then we Drive off-road for 2hrs to reach vast dunes of Erg Chegaga, the largest group of sand dunes in the region reached an altitude of 300 m and a width of 40 km , we arrive before the sunset you will start the nomadic life by riding the camels and travel along the desert with its different facet of life and also diverse components. Dinner and night will be enjoyed under the nomad tent or under the starlit in the midst of nice sand dunes; there is drum music to the evening campfire

Accommodations: Spend the night in tents with dinner and breakfast

 Day 3: Erg  Chegaga  – Marrakech

Afer watching the sunrise over the dunes, and eating your breakfast we leave Chegaga towards Foum-Zguid, through the Lake of iriqui and a desert plateau covered with acacias trees. We reach Taznakht where you will have lunch, then we continue to Marrakech through Amerzeggane. We arrive to Marrakech around 18:30

What’s Included in The Tour Price:

  • Private A/C 4×4 Vehicle + fuel.
  • English speaking driver/guide during the tour.
  • Pick up & Drop off at your accommodation.
  • Typical hotels, Kasbahs & Riads with dinner and breakfast.
  • Camel ride and overnight in traditional nomad tent along with camel man.
  • Enough time to explore the sites: Kasbahs, Walks, Canyons, stops for photos and toilet.

What’s Not Included in The Tour Price:

  • Entrance fees to all sites and monuments
  • Lunches
  • Drnks


Contact us for reservation or for more info by phone or by email. All Morocco tours can be modified.

Contact us for booking or for more info by phone or by email, All Morocco tours can be modified


We require 25 % deposit to reserve your Tour with Caravane Du Grand Erg


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There are number of flight companies offering flights to Moroccan cities as Marrakech , Fes , Casablanca , Agadir , Tangier , Rabat , Essaouira , Ouarzazate , Zagora . if you need any advice contact us directly